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John Weldon (animator)

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Name  John Weldon
Role  Actor

Education  McGill University
Music director  The Lump, To Be
Movies  Special Delivery, The Hungry Squid, The Lump
Awards  Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated), Genie Award for Best Animated Short
Similar People  Eunice Macaulay, Derek Lamb, Paul Driessen, Janet Perlman, Wolf Koenig

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John Weldon (born May 11, 1945 in Belleville, Ontario) is a Canadian actor, composer, animator and movie director, known for his National Film Board of Canada (NFB) animated shorts. He lives in Montreal. Following his retirement from the NFB, Weldon has devoted his time to songwriting and comic books, including a planned comic book series, Ashcan Alley.



  • What Do You Do? (1976, animator)
  • Spinnolio (1977)
  • Special Delivery (1978)
  • The Log Driver's Waltz (1979)
  • Real Inside (1984)
  • Of Dice and Men (1988)
  • To Be (1990)
  • The Lump (1991)
  • Scant Sanity (1996)
  • Frank the Wrabbit (1998)
  • The Hungry Squid (2001)
  • Noël Noël (2003) (script)
  • Awards

  • Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film for Special Delivery in 1979.
  • Nominated for a Golden Palm for Best Short Film for To Be, in 1990.
  • References

    John Weldon (animator) Wikipedia